EU Common Foreign and Security Policy as a peacebuilding tool
Monday, Mar 12 2012
Madrid, European Commission Permanent Representation in Spain.The Civil Society Dialogue Network (CSDN) is a three-year project funded by the European Commission aimed at facilitating dialogue on peacebuilding issues between civil society and the EU Institutions. As member of the EPLO, CITpax wishes to contribute to strengthening this dialogue by organizing in Spain an experts meeting to analyze the practice of peacebuilding and conflict prevention and to contribute to find solutions a more coherent and effective EU action in these areas. For the CITpax, the Spanish civil socie Read more...
The private sector and the multinational’s contribution to peace building
Thursday, Jul 7 2011
Madrid, Instituto Universitario “General Gutiérrez Mellado”The private sector could potentially play an important role in peace building and conflict resolution alongside governments, international agencies and NGOs. With their management skills, know-how and resources, businesses might complete and support the Human Rights work carried out by the International Community, and contribute to early rebuild of critical infrastructures in post conflict countries. Some companies might as well support mediation and dialogue efforts during peace processes. Additionally, the private sector has an outst Read more...
Afghanistan: the road ahead
Thursday, Oct 28 2010
As the Afghan Independent Electoral Commission released the preliminary results of the parliamentary election held on 18 September 2010, the Toledo International Centre for Peace (CITpax) and the Foundation for International Relations and Foreign Dialogue (FRIDE) hosted a working breakfast on “Afghanistan the Road Ahead”.The debate revolved around the new scenario unfolding after the elections and counted with the participation and presentations of Alessandro Parziale, Chief of Party de Democracy International (DI) in Kabul and Gabriel Reyes, Project Coordinator, Middle East and Mediterr Read more...